Canadian Chiropractic Guideline Initiative (CCGI) Update

As a supporter of CCGI, the College is pleased to share the following updates from the CCGI: The launch of a new series of exercise videos for patients. The exercises in the new video series are based on the latest evidence and have been selected after review by clinicians and researchers from the CCGI team.  Go to the CCGI YouTube [...]

By |February 14th, 2017|Categories: CCBC News|0 Comments

Applications for CCBC Committee Member

The College of Chiropractors of British Columbia is one of 22 regulatory colleges under the Health Professions Act which is charged to serve and protect the public through professional regulation. The College is looking for engaged individuals who are interested in becoming public representatives on various statutory committees. This is a terrific opportunity for individuals with strategic experience to learn [...]

By |February 9th, 2017|Categories: CCBC News|0 Comments

British Columbia Indigenous Cultural Safety (ICS) Training

The College strongly encourages all registrants to take part in this meaningful educational opportunity which aims to promote culturally safe health care delivery.  The course is online and is eligible for 8 structured continuing education credits at a cost of $250. The ICS training is a unique, facilitated on-line training program designed to increase knowledge, enhance self-awareness, and strengthen the [...]

By |February 8th, 2017|Categories: CCBC News|0 Comments

Claiming First Aid Courses for Continuing Education

Registrants may claim continuing education (CE) hours for Standard First Aid with CPR-C first aid that meets the requirements set out by the Quality Assurance Committee and is completed in the current CE cycle up until March 31, 2017. First aid certification completed after this date will no longer qualify for continuing education credit. Registrants are reminded that First Aid requirements [...]

By |January 9th, 2017|Categories: CCBC News|0 Comments

Notice of Bylaw Amendments

On December 8, 2016 the board of the College of Chiropractors of British Columbia approved amendments to the CCBC bylaws.  Some of those amendments are subject to the notice requirements described in section 19(6.2) of the Health Professions Act before they can be filed with the Minister of Health.  Accordingly, notice of those amendments is hereby provided to the public [...]

By |December 19th, 2016|Categories: CCBC News|0 Comments

Discharge within the context of the ICBC Flat Fee Program

The College has written to ICBC to express its concern over use of the word “discharge” in the context of the ICBC Chiropractic Flat Fee Program (the “Program”). The College is now writing to registrants to explain the concern communicated to ICBC and to confirm that chiropractic doctors participating in the Program remain ultimately responsible for the continuing care of [...]

By |October 7th, 2016|Categories: CCBC News|Comments Off on Discharge within the context of the ICBC Flat Fee Program